Whether it is bright blue hair or platinum blonde, this man can pull off literally any color that exists. In 2018, he topped the list of Most Handsome Man in the World. Yes, you guessed it right, we are talking about Kim Tae-Hyung, aka V from BTS.
Since his birthday is coming up, we from TVShowStars thought it would be best to talk about this man, correction, this handsome man. Not only does he possess godly looks, but he also has a voice more profound than any sea. Okay, Army, raise your Army bombs and chant 1! 2! 3! because this ‘Winter Bears’ special day is here.
But first some exciting facts.
BTS V: Quick Facts
|Full Name:||Kim Tae-Hyung|
|Nick Names:||Tae, Gucci Boy, Vante, CGV|
|Age:||24 years old|
|Birth Date:||December 30, 1995|
|Birth City:||Daegu, South Korea|
|Education:||Korean Arts High School|
|Height:||5 feet 10 inches(178 cm)|
|Weight:||66 kg(145 lbs)|
|Profession:||Singer, Songwriter, Record Producer, Actor|
|Genres:||K-pop, R&B, Neo-Soul|
|Label:||Big Hit Entertainment|
Age, Height, and Measurements: How Tall Is V?
The ‘Gucci Boy’ and dear of many Army’s V was born on December 30, 1995, under the star sign of Capricorn. He is 24 years old internationally, while his Korean age is 25. Not to mention, V is the same age as his other member from BTS, Jimin, who also happens to be his best friend. Oh, little Chimmy and Tata.
Moreover, aside from being a best friend to his buddy, V also serves excellent looks. V stands at the height of 5 feet 10 inches(178 cm) and weighs around 66 kg(145 lbs). V has an attractive pair of dark brown eyes. Also, his one eye is monolid, while the other is a double lid.
Similarly, V’s hair is naturally black, but V is seen changing his hair color frequently as he is a singer and performer. Throughout his career, V had colored his hair in different shades. In the N.O era, he had dirty blonde, red-orange in ‘Boy in Luv,’ bright red in ‘Fire,’ crimson red in ‘Save Me,’ platinum blonde in ‘Blood, Sweat & Tears’ half blonde and half pink in ‘Idol’ era and so many more.
However, many fans think that the navy blue hair in their latest comeback, ‘Boy With Luv’ is their absolute favorite. Well, everyone has their preferences. It is V’s fault for looking so good in each one of them. What do you guys think?
Did not we all wonder how amazing it would be to have a birthday party like ‘My Sweet 16’ or other celebrity? Well, what we are about to tell you is going to put all that into shame. As mentioned above, V and BTS as a whole love their fans. And the fans also never shy out from confessing their love towards them.
Similarly, with V’s birthday right around the corner, ARMY’s have found a unique way to celebrate his special day. Chinese ARMY lit up Gubei Water Town’s skies in an incredible drone display as part of V’s early birthday celebration.
Furthermore, this special was not limited to China only. No way! That was going to happen. The Chinese fan sponsored the 2019 Seoul Christmas Festival, the largest festival in South Korea, and created an exclusive ‘purple zone’ at an event for his birthday.
This special event has left many speechless, including us. Imagine the power of the ARMY. Wow! Fans and other people shared this fantastic event on Twitter, wishing him the best for his special day. And what’s impressive is that V is the first Korean Celebrity to have such grand dedication to him.
Net Worth and Income: How Much Is V from BTS Worth?
There’s no denying that BTS is one of the biggest boy group in the world. With numerous hits around the globe, countless concerts, and let’s not even talk about their album sales. Yes, it is that much. Moreover, it was mentioned that BTS brought about $3.6 billion to the South Korean economy alone.
As of 2019, BTS V has an estimated net worth of $8 million. That is the same as his other members, Jin, Jimin, Jungkook, RM, and Suga. However, this number is sure to increase in the coming years.
Similarly, V is earning from his ability as a producer and writer of BTS’s songs.
Early Life, Education, and Parents
The popular member of the popular boy group BTS, V, was born as Kim Tae-Hyung in Seo District, Daegu, South Korea. He is the eldest child of his parents, whose name is unfortunately unknown at the moment.
Likewise, he has two younger siblings, a sister, Kim Eon Jin, and a brother, Kim Jeong Gyu. V first got the inspiration to be a singer when he was in elementary school. Since then, he began taking saxophone lessons.
As for his education, V attended Korean Arts High School and graduated in 2014. As for now, V is enrolled in Global Cyber University.
Early Career and Rise to Stardom
BTS V was becoming a trainee for Big Hit Entertainment, was a bit of pure luck. He was scouted by the company when V was accompanying his friend for an audition. The staff was utterly baffled, hearing V’s deep baritone voice as he was initially selected for his visuals.
Soon after that, he moved to Seoul to pursue his music career and began his trainee life. Even before the debut of the group, V was kept hidden as a secret member. Likewise, he made his official debut on June 13, 2013, as a BTS member on Mnet’s M Countdown with the track “No More Dream.”
Just like the staff, people were stunned over his deep voice, which contradicted his sweet, handsome visual. Nonetheless, V is a vocalist of the group who also contributes as a lyricist and composer.
Moreover, V co-wrote and co-produced the song ‘Hold Me Tight,’ which was included in the album ‘The Most Beautiful Moment in Life, Part 1.’ Aside from that, he is credited for songs like Fun Boyz, Stigma, Hug Me, and Winter Bears.
In 2018, V released his second solo song, SIngularity, which was a massive hit among the fandom and critics worldwide. Different from his usual sound, the song featured massive synth and base, which suited his raspy yet deep voice. Moreover, V was also added to the BTS dance line after the release of this song.
Following the event in October of the same year, V became one of the youngest recipients of the prestigious fifth-class Hwagwan Order of Cultural Merit medal, awarded by the President of South Korea. He received the medal alongside his group members.
Aside from singing and group activities, V is also active as an actor. In 2016, he debuted as an actor on-screen from the KBS2‘s historical drama Hwarang: The Poet Warrior Youth. He received much acclaim for his debut work.
Professional Career: BTS For Life
BTS is one of the biggest and best boy group in the world right now. Straight from South Korea, this group consists of seven young men who share the same passion for music. The members are Kim Namjoon, aka RM, Kim Seok-Jin, Min-Yoongi, aka Suga, Jung Hoseok, aka J-Hope, Jimin, V, and Jeon Jungkook.
Likewise, the group has been together even before their debut. They made their official debut in 2013, initially as a hip-hop group, they later evolved their musical horizon and covers a wide range of genres.
Moreover, their music resonates with people of all ages as they talk about mental health, self-love and encourages people to lean towards positivity. As of now, they have released over three Studio albums titled Dark & Wild(2014), Wings(2016), and Love Yourself: Tear(2018).
Personal Life: Is V from BTS Single?
Many might not know this, but K-pop singers and artists are very private when it comes to their personal life. They might reveal some information on their lifestyle, but their dating life is especially covered for safety reasons.
Since BTS has transcended as an artist, V as a member has gathered many fans and admirers thanks to his godly looks and soulful voice. Yes, we agree, he is a total package. However, as of now, this handsome man has not dated anyone. But this has not stopped fans from linking with him other female artists.
As long as V himself does not confirm the relationship, we can not be sure of it. And we hope there will come a day when V, including other BTS members, will be able to profess their love publicly.
Fortunately, V is a loving man who loves his fans dearly. He often shares his likes with the fandom called ‘Army’ on their official Twitter. Moreover, V posts his photographs under the name ‘Vante’ inspired by his favorite minimalist photographer, Ante Badzim.